A laboratory is
eligible for recertification six months after decertification, except in the
(1) A laboratory which
lost certification for false statements on documents, falsified analytical
results, or submitted official performance samples to another laboratory, is
eligible for recertification one year after decertification. Application for
recertification shall be made in the same way as application for certification
as contained in Rule .0233 of this Section;
(2) A laboratory which lost certification for
failure to correctly analyze performance evaluation samples is eligible for
recertification 30 days after decertification and after satisfying Rule
.0243(b)(4) or .0251(3), or both of this Section.
(b) A laboratory for which certification was
not renewed for failure to pay the certification fee by the date required in
Rule .0233 of this Section is eligible for recertification 60 days after paying
the overdue fee.